13 booked in connection with illicit liquor manufacturing unit bust

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Pratapgarh (UP), Apr 5 (PTI) A case has been registered against 13 people here in connection with the busting of a unit manufacturing illicit liquor, police said on Monday.

SP Akash Tomar said the unit was busted in Babuganj Bazar under Kunda police station limits late Saturday night during a raid jointly conducted by the police and the excise department.

Police had also seized liquor worth Rs 50 lakh from a shop during the raid, Tomar said.

He added that 13 people have been booked under various sections of the Indian Penal Code and the Excise Act. PTI COR NAV CK